Electrician - Temporary Position

Application deadline:

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 7:51am


Automation International, Inc.


We are looking for one or two electricians or with electrical experience on a temporary basis. 

Essential Functions

  • Mounting components on panels
  • Wiring components per prints
  • Mounting and wiring junction boxes to machines
  • Plans new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials
  • Provide access for future maintenance and avoid unsightly, hazardous and unreliable wiring, consistent with specificiations and local electrical codes
  • Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles and installs electrical conduit.  Pulls wiring through conduit
  • Connects wiring to power equipment
  • Installs control and distribution apparatus such as switches, relays and circuit breaker panels
  • Connects power cables to equipment and installs grounding leads
  • Test continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components with testing instruments such a ohmmeter, battery and buzzer and oscilloscope
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocaiton and/or replacement
  • Repairs faulty equipment or systems


  • 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment building or repairing equipment
  • Must be able to locate and correct electrical trouble of any nature including work on high voltage circuits which may require use of rigging, ladders and building structure
  • Installs or maintains motors, generators, lights, transformers, switches, lightning arresters, welding equipment, power and light lines, control panels, automatic controls, switchboards, etc.
  • Working knowledge of 110V, 240V and 480V systems
  • Assist in any other areas as needed
  • Must have own tools
  • Must wear all required safety equipment including steel toed shoes and eye protection
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen
  • Dependability is essential

Hours for this position would be 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday-Thursday)

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 

Monday - Friday



Years of experience: 

  • 1 - 2 years


commensurate with experience

Required degree level: 

  • High school

Worksite Info: 

This is a temporary position at our site located in Danville, IL.


No benefits for temporary employees